Skinner, Henry Devenish, 1886-1978

Soldier, ethnologist, university lecturer, museum curator and director, librarian. Director of Otago Museum and lecturer in anthropology at Otago University; expert on Pacific and Maori artefacts. See DNZB (Vol 4, 1921-1940, p479-480, S29)

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Date: 1914-1929 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2626 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 1891-1930 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2759 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 1914-1930 From: Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0072-05 Description: Includes letters from Stephenson Percy Smith discussing his contact with Whatahoro Jury and the supposed pre-Maori occupation of New Zealand. Quantity: 1 fo...
Date: 1952 From: McEwen, Jock Malcolm, 1915-2010: Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6717-073 Description: Four lectures (typescript with holograph annotations) of a series of six delivered at the University of Otago by H D Skinner on research work at the Otago Mu...
Date: 1893, n d From: Haast family: Collection Ref: MS-Papers-0037-276 Description: Accounts of a visit to greenstone sites on the West Coast. Also includes cutting of a lecture by H D Skinner on greenstone.
Date: 1925 From: Chapman, Eichelbaum and Rosenberg families : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8643-20 Description: Letters, cards and financial papers to Siegfried Eichelbaum. Not all correspondents indexed. Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [1927-1983] By: Dalton, Muriel, active 1975-1999 Ref: MS-Papers-6541 Description: Comprises a collection of letters given to Dalton in 1967, to which further letters were added in 1968; draft letter from Dalton to Lawlor and reply; and let...
Date: 1889-1936 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2804 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 1954-1988 From: McEwen, Jock Malcolm, 1915-2010: Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6717-089 Description: Inward correspondence; includes accompanying material, article on Niuean nose flute by Richard M Moyle and drawings of adzes. Also letter from Jack, possibly...
Date: [1940-1944] From: Adkin, George Leslie, 1888-1964 : Ethnological notebooks Ref: MS-Papers-6061-18 Description: Contents comprise scheme of classification of Horowhenua and other adzes; examples of types and varieties of this classification; adze types VIB, IIA, IIIA, ...
Date: 1923-1954 From: Wellington Acclimatisation Society : Records Ref: 2004-043-3/3 Description: Letters to and from Leonard Tripp, a member of the Society since 1901 and President from 1914 to 1932. Correspondents include H Guthrie Smith of Tutira, A G ...
Date: 1926 Ref: ArtEph-1926-O-01 Description: A catalogue of 116 art works by members of the society. There is a 2-page foreword by H D Skinner the director of the Otago Museum. Exhibitors past and prese...
Date: [ca 1915-1929] From: Craig, Elsdon Walter Grant, 1917-1980 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-7888-017 Description: Scraps of letters to Elsdon Best from various people, including Sir Apirana Ngata, H D Skinner and Stephenson Percy Smith. The signatures have been removed i...
Date: 1907-1918 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2757 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 1894-1932, 1947-1961 From: Dawson, Elliot Watson, 1930- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-10779-015 Description: Letters to Elliot Dawson from Dr H D Skinner relating to excavations by Dawson at Long Beach Otago and other archaeological matters. Also includes offprint...
Date: 1952-1953 From: Waite, Frederick, 1884-1952 : Papers Ref: 78-165-1/11 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1925 From: Chapman, Eichelbaum and Rosenberg families : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8670-168 Description: Inward letters from a number of sources and outward letters (to Clara Eichelbaum). Includes pass to attend funeral of Queen Alexandra. Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1920-1932 From: Alexander Turnbull Library (Wellington) : Correspondence files Ref: MS-Papers-0181-075 Description: Names of correspondents not entered in the Name Field include: Thomas Shackleton; Hugh D Wilson; Shannon Ltd (London); Violet G Shaw; Miss Leonie Shearme; J ...
Date: 1974-1979 From: Cairns, Keith Raymond 1925-1987 : Research papers relating to the Wairarapa, particularly archaeology and Maori history Ref: 88-070-19/06 Description: Contains photocopies of various books about Maori art and mythology, including `Nga Tama a Rangi' (manuscript, translated by Bruce Biggs, `Comparatively spe...
Date: 1907-1940 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2729 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).